Cultural Foundations of Learning: East and West download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jin Li

Cultural Foundations of Learning: East and West download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jin Li year 2012
  • Book name: Cultural Foundations of Learning: East and West
  • Author: Jin Li
  • Release date: 2012/8/29
  • Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Teaching Resources and Education
  • ISBN: 9780521160629
  • Rating: 8.79 of 10
  • Votes: 120
  • Review by: Rosie Hurt
  • Review rating: 8.12 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/23
  • Total pages: 400
  • Includes a PDF summary of 40 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Western and East Asian people hold fundamentally different beliefs about learning that influence how they approach child rearing and education. Reviewing decades of research, Dr Jin Li presents an important conceptual distinction between the Western mind model and the East Asian virtue model of learning. The former aims to cultivate the mind to understand the world, whereas the latter prioritizes the self to be perfected morally and socially. Tracing the cultural origins of the two large intellectual traditions, Li details how each model manifests itself in the psychology of the learning process, learning affect, regard of one's learning peers, expression of what one knows and parents' guiding efforts. Despite today's accelerated cultural exchange, these learning models do not diminish but endure.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H6M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Social & Cultural Anthropology, Cognition & Cognitive Psychology, Cultural Studies, Psychology, Educational Psychology, Learning, Child & Developmental Psychology
  • Available formats: EPUB, DOC, TXT, LRF, RB, PDF, CSV, WORD. Compressed in RAR, TAR.XZ, JAR, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 49.95 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x226x23mm
  • Weight: 540g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Cambridge, United Kingdom
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